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James William "Jim" Dillard
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Birth: Jan. 21, 1926
Cowlington
Le Flore County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Feb. 22, 2003
Kaw City
Kay County
Oklahoma, USA

James W. "Jim" Dillard, resident of Kaw City, died Saturday, Feb. 22, 2003, at his home. He was 77. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, at the Muskogee Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Grace Memorial Chapel of Ponca City. James William Dillard was born Jan. 21, 1926, at Cowlington, Okla., the son of Lafayette A. Dillard and Lula Ann Summers Dillard. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the Navy. He was a stock car racer in earlier years, helping establish the Muskogee Thunderbird Raceway, now known as the Muskogee Speedway. He also operated Jim's Motor Exchange in Ponca City for some 20 years. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge of Ponca City, the Aakdar Shrine, the VFW and the American Legion. He enjoyed gardening, the lake, and camping. He is survived by four children, Judy Lynn Rahlf of Broken Arrow, Pearl Ann Main of Tulsa, Connie Combest of Ponca City and Curtis Dillard of Tulsa; two sisters, Emma McCauley of Oklahoma City and Faye Floyd of Wichita Falls, Texas; nine grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Herman Dillard.
(Ponca City News, Ponca City, Oklahoma, Published Wed, Feb 26, 2003, On Page 3 A )

Birth: 21 JAN 1926 in Covington, Garfield County, Oklahoma, USA
Death: 22 FEB 2003 in Kaw City, Kay County, Oklahoma, US
Burial: Muskogee Cemetery 26 FEB 2003 Muskogee, Muskogee County, Oklahoma, US

Father: Laffatta Dillard b: ABT 1905 in USA

Mother: Lulu Ann Summers b: ABT 1905 in USA

Marriage Hazel Alene Taber b: 18 Jul 1931
Married: 05 Jun 1948

Children:
1. Pearl Ann Dillard
2. Judy Lynn Dillard
3. Connie Sue Dillard
4. Curtis Lane Dillard

[Contributed by Jim Nelson] 
 
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 Parents:
  Lafayette Albert Dillard (1884 - 1950)
  Lula Ann Summers Dillard (1887 - 1970)
 
 Siblings:
  Martha Tennessee Dillard Anderson (1903 - 1991)**
  Cecil C. Deason (1904 - 1975)**
  Odes Sterling Dillard (1905 - 1983)**
  Ora Etta Deason Allen (1907 - 1995)**
  Dora Cathern Dillard Randall (1907 - 2007)**
  Mary Ann Deason Holdridge (1909 - 1986)**
  Dicie Eva Dillard Warneke (1909 - 1995)**
  Joe Frank Dillard (1912 - 1995)**
  Marguerite Ermith May Dillard Bennie (1914 - 1987)**
  Abner Lonzo Dillard (1915 - 1998)**
  Cleo Zona Dillard Arwood (1918 - 1991)**
  Thelma Olean Dillard Witt (1920 - 1991)**
  James William Dillard (1926 - 2003)
  Herman Albert Dillard (1929 - 1986)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Memorial Park Cemetery
Muskogee
Muskogee County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: MillieBelle
Record added: Sep 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59251495
James William Jim Dillard
Added by: MillieBelle
 
James William Jim Dillard
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- Lillie Riney
 Added: Mar. 12, 2014
miss you G-Pa <3
- James Woodall
 Added: Feb. 22, 2012
"Rest In Peace Jim"
- Eunice Chapmond - Kilgore
 Added: Nov. 26, 2010
 
 
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